Patents Represented by Attorney Steven P. Berman
  • Patent number: 5464865
    Abstract: The invention provides novel 5-hydroxy-4-aryl- and 5-hydroxy-4-(arylthio)-2(5H)-furanones of the following structure: ##STR1## wherein R contains from about five to about twenty carbon atoms and is defined herein; X is oxygen, sulfur, SO.sub.2, NH, N(lower alkyl), N(lower acyl), aminocarbonyl, carbonyl, carbonylamino, CH.sub.2 or a carbon-carbon bond; Y is hydrogen, halogen, lower alkyl, nitro, alkylthio, perfluoroalkyl, hydroxy, or lower alkoxy(C.sub.1 -C.sub.8); Z is sulfur or a carbon-carbon bond; and Q is H, an alkyl of from 1-20 carbon atoms, COR', COOR', CONHR', PO(OR')2, PO(OR')R" wherein R' and R" are independently selected from the group consisting of H, an alkyl of from 1-20 carbon atoms, phenyl, and substituted phenyl and prodrugs thereof and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: November 7, 1995
    Assignee: Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation
    Inventors: James P. Demers, Richard B. Sulsky
  • Patent number: 5384311
    Abstract: This invention relates to liquid sucralose concentrate compositions comprising sucralose, a preservative system, a buffering system and a liquid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 24, 1995
    Assignee: McNeil-PPC, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert N. Antenucci, Richard L. Barndt, Kas Mohammed
  • Patent number: 5107032
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of o-phthalaldehydes is disclosed comprising the steps of (1) halogenating an o-xylene and (2) hydrolysis of the resulting tetrahalogeno-o-xylene.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 1990
    Date of Patent: April 21, 1992
    Assignee: Noramco, Inc.
    Inventors: Dudley K. Erb, Janet E. Goldstein
  • Patent number: 5028417
    Abstract: Novel sunscreen compositions containing titanium dioxide having a particle size less than 10 m.mu. are described as well as methods of protecting the skin from damaging ultraviolet radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 2, 1991
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Gulguhji R. Bhat, Martin K. O. Lindemann, Prakash Naik-Satam
  • Patent number: 4948576
    Abstract: This invention relates to detergent compositions comprising at least one surfactant, at least one water-soluble nitrogen-containing polymer and a water-soluble, non-particulate substance capable of imparting a desired residual effect to a specific substrate such as the scalp or skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 1983
    Date of Patent: August 14, 1990
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert J. Verdicchio, Diane L. Spilatro
  • Patent number: 4911932
    Abstract: A skin care composition having improved effectiveness in preventing and treating acute inflammatory skin conditions comprising miconazole nitrate and zinc oxide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 1985
    Date of Patent: March 27, 1990
    Assignee: Johnson and Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Charles E. Clum, David M. Isaacson
  • Patent number: 4912124
    Abstract: Alcohol/aqueous solutions of certain relatively insoluble imidazole derivatives, particularly micronazole and miconazole nitrate, are prepared to concentrations of at least 1.0 percent by weight active agent. The solutions are pharmacologically acceptable for topical application as the treatment of fungal skin infections and are readily applied by means of a pump sprayer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 1984
    Date of Patent: March 27, 1990
    Assignee: Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation
    Inventors: Sudeb Das, Darius D. Dubash
  • Patent number: 4847068
    Abstract: An aerosol mousse skin care composition comprising mineral oil, an emulsifier, water and a suitable propellant which exhibits desirable foam characteristics, good feel and is non-greasy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 11, 1989
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Victoria F. Dole, Simon D. Monks, Robert J. Verdicchio
  • Patent number: 4836949
    Abstract: This invention relates to liquid detergent compositions particularly suited for use on infant and children's clothing comprising an alkoxylated alcohol or alkoxylated alkyl phenol, a fatty acid or alkyl ether carboxylate, an alkyl phosphate ester or alkoxylate phosphoate ester, a water-soluble builder and water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 16, 1988
    Date of Patent: June 6, 1989
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventor: Leslie J. Klajnscek
  • Patent number: 4801700
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of 1,6-dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-.beta.-D-fructofuranosyl-4-chloro-4-deoxy-.alpha. -galactopyranoside comprising the steps of (a) reacting sucrose with a tritylating agent; (b) acetylating the tritylated reaction product; (c) detritylating the acetylated reaction product; (d) isomerizing the resulting penta-acetate; (e) chlorinating the isomerized product; and (f) deacetylating the chlorinated reaction product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 1986
    Date of Patent: January 31, 1989
    Assignee: McNeilab, Inc.
    Inventors: William Tully, Nicholas M. Vernon, Peter A. Walsh
  • Patent number: 4800076
    Abstract: The present invention relates to skin care compositions with improved aesthetic and physical characteristics comprising a lotion, cream or anhydrous base and talc with specific ratios of the non-volatile ingredients to talc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 1987
    Date of Patent: January 24, 1989
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Gulgunji R. Bhat, Elvin R. Lukenbach, Ralph C. Stutzman
  • Patent number: 4783526
    Abstract: Chlorination of carbohydrates and alcohols utilizing a chlorinating reagent selected from triphenylphosphine oxide/thionyl chloride, thiphenylphosphine oxide/phosgene, triphenylphosphine sulfide/thionyl chloride and triphenylphosphine sulfide/phosgene.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 1986
    Date of Patent: November 8, 1988
    Assignee: McNeilab, Inc.
    Inventors: Eleanor A. O'Brien, Thomas O'Connor, Mathew R. J. Tuite, Leroy B. High
  • Patent number: 4761275
    Abstract: Novel sunscreen compositions comprising at least one vinylogous amide compound are described as well as methods of protecting the human skin from damaging radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 1987
    Date of Patent: August 2, 1988
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Company
    Inventors: Charles E. Clum, William V. Murray, Elvin R. Lukenbach
  • Patent number: 4761276
    Abstract: Novel sunscreen compositions comprising at least one vinylogous amide compound are described as well as methods of protecting the human skin from damaging radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 1987
    Date of Patent: August 2, 1988
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Company
    Inventors: William V. Murray, Charles E. Clum, Elvin R. Lukenbach
  • Patent number: 4759926
    Abstract: Novel sunscreen compositions comprising at least one vinylogous amide compound are described as well as methods of protecting the human skin from damaging radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 26, 1988
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products
    Inventors: Charles E. Clum, William V. Murrary, Elvin R. Lukenbach
  • Patent number: 4726915
    Abstract: Detergent and cleansing compositions comprising at least one sulfated polyoxyalkylene condensation product and at least one amphoteric surfactant are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 1986
    Date of Patent: February 23, 1988
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Company
    Inventor: Robert J. Verdicchio
  • Patent number: 4696773
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of isethionic acid involving the reaction of sodium isethionate and hydrogen chloride in an alcoholic solvent is described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 1986
    Date of Patent: September 29, 1987
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Company
    Inventors: Elvin R. Lukenbach, Prakash Naik-Satam, Anthony M. Schwartz
  • Patent number: 4664906
    Abstract: Oral compositions which exhibit antimicrobial activity containing hexedine and a pharmaceutically acceptable zinc compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 1984
    Date of Patent: May 12, 1987
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Products Inc.
    Inventor: Tibor Sipos
  • Patent number: 4663156
    Abstract: Novel sunscreen compositions comprising at least one vinylogous amide compound are described as well as methods of protecting the human skin from damaging radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 1985
    Date of Patent: May 5, 1987
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Company
    Inventors: Charles E. Clum, William V. Murray, Elvin R. Lukenbach
  • Patent number: D308138
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 1987
    Date of Patent: May 29, 1990
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, Inc.
    Inventor: John K. Redmond